Nowadays, there is a lot happening in the crypto marketplace. However, no one knows which are going to be the hot cryptocurrencies in 2018 – and the ones that may come closer to Bitcoin or even finish in the top 10.
After a lot of investigation on forums, websites and directories, we have compiled a list of the hot cryptocurrencies in 2018 that are currently being pushed on the market by investors. So, let’s begin.
Similar to Bitcoin but with improvements and added features, Vertcoin has an ASIC resistant PoW function and Stealth Address technology. However, it is against centralized mining (unlike Bitcoin) and promises to stay away from it.
Also known as Private Instant Verified Transactions, PIVX is a cryptocurrency that is managed by the public. Based on Bitcoin, it adopts an energy-efficient Proof of Stake protocol as well as a 2nd tier Masternode network.
3. Decred (DCR)
With a rise of 4,458% in 2018, Decred is one of the coins that is developed by the original Bitcoin developers. It also is a coin with a vision of becoming a decentralized crypto network that gives miners and users the same amount of influence. All in all, DCR is one of the hot cryptocurrencies in 2018.
4. IOTA (MIOTA)
If you follow the trading world, you have probably heard of IOTA, which is a cryptocurrency that is available on Bitfinex. Ever since its record-breaking launch, IOTA’s market cap piled up to $1.5 billion in only one day. According to many, it’s expected to rise even more.
5. NEM (XEM)
Known as “New Economic Movement”, NEM is a cryptocurrency that is powered by Nemcoin. The idea is basically to develop a new economy based on the principles of decentralization, freedom, solidarity, and equality.
These are the hot cryptocurrencies in 2018 which are expected to rise even more. What do you think about them?
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